Kirby Institute Seminar Series - 5 November 2014

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Wednesday, 5 November 2014 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

The Kirby Institute
Level 6 Seminar Room
Wallace Wurth Building
UNSW Australia
Sydney NSW 2052

Contact for inquiries: 
The Kirby Institute Reception 9385 0900
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The Kirby Institute is pleased to present:

Dr Junhong Han - "The medicalisation of Internet Addiction Disorder in China: A case study in Beijing."

Junhong Han is an Assistant Professor of the Institute of Global Ethnology and Anthropology, Minzu University of China. Dr. Han acquired his PhD from Tsinghua University (2010) majored in sociology. He served as a postdoctoral research fellow in NGO Research Center, School of Public Policy and Management, Tsinghua University. His primary research interest revolves around medical anthropology with a particular interest in the medicalisation of Indigenous populations and the accompanying sociological impacts.